Hey, my name is Rob Banks, born and raised in Lancaster, NY. I originally went to school to become a doctor at UB....and that dream got completely derailed when I stumbled into radio after my short-lived lacrosse career in college. My wife and I still live in Lancaster and are no stranger to all the local watering holes (Go Legends). There is not a Concert or Sporting event tailgate we haven't liked. When not on the air, there's no doubt I'll be doing one of the following: playing the guitar, fishing, playing games (massive euchre guy), and travelling.
Buffalo Cruises To Toronto, Chicago, Minnesota In The Works
This could be unbelievable. Officials are hoping to have a cruise line stop in Buffalo by 2024-2025!
Ringling Brothers Will Return To Buffalo, Won’t Bring Animals
The Ringling Brothers Circus is coming back to Buffalo, New York after a major hiatus. The catch is that there will be no animals coming with to New York State.
Major Cell Phone Outage in Lancaster Yesterday
Yesterday there were so many people that were posted on social media that didn't have cell phone service in the Lancaster area. The outage happened apparently about 5-5:30 PM, but it caused a lot of complaining Facebook posts.
Police Arrest Man Who Destroyed Russell Salvatore’s Park
They caught the guy who brutally destroyed Russell Salvatore's beautiful memorials and park. Police went to go question the guy and in the process, he assaulted a police officer, which is now being tacked onto the things he will be charged with.
New Pizzeria Coming to Transit Road in Elma, New York
A new pizza place is coming to Western New York on Transit Road. Now, when we say new, we mean a brand new location, because you will certainly know the name.
4% Tax Coming if You Stream TV in New York State?
You'll have to pay a 4% tax soon perhaps. A brand new tax is possibly coming to you if you stream any movies or TV shows. If you use any of the major services right now such as Netflix, Hulu, HBO, Disney+, New York State is, of course, going to be cashing in and YOU are going to be paying for it.
FREE Dairy Queen Day in New York State TODAY ONLY
Dairy Queen leaked the big news about the free ice cream that is coming your way! They took to social media to announce that their annual FREE Cone Day will be happening n March 20, 2023, this year.
City of Buffalo Put Up ITALIAN Flag on St. Patrick’s Day by Accident?
Did the city of Buffalo really put up a flag for Italy by accident on St. Patrick's Day weekend? People were going insane on social media. They were really bashing the City of Buffalo over the weekend after a post went up over the weekend.
Opening Date For Pizza Hut in Western New York
One of the Western New York Pizza Hut locations is almost ready to go and here is the opening date! You can also see some of the pictures of the inside of the brand-new Pizza Hut that is opening up in Olean, New York.
Pizza Hut Sign Goes Up, Close to Opening in Buffalo, New York
When is Pizza Hut opening up in Buffalo, New York? We are getting close. Pizza Hut is set to open back up in Western New York and the sign for The Hut is up and on the marquee on Delaware Ave in Kenmore.
Tim Horton Scored 1 Goal for the Buffalo Sabres
50 years ago this week, hockey player Tim Horton scored his first and only goal being a member of the Buffalo Sabres. Horton was in the National Hockey League for 24 years and spent the last 2 years of his life as a Buffalo Sabre. He died in a car accident on the QEW in Ontario. That was 1974.
17″ Of Snow Coming Very Soon To New York
The snowfall totals are getting more and more significant as the morning goes on. Snow totals are going to really increase as we get through the beginning of next week. 17" of snow is coming in certain parts of Western New York.